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there I was wondering if you could give me some advice.
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This is a brief outline.....I am 59yrs old and have been in this job since 1995, I was the 1st full time employee. The company employs about 20 persons fulltime (about 5 have left or been made redunda… read more
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Hi... I am a manager at a large freight carrier company and a few months ago I handed in my notice. My leave date is 23rd December. Per my contract I only need to give 2 months notice. I now wish to w… read more
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in the UK is depression covered under the equality act as a disability? my employer has forced me to resign after being unwell with depression… read more
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